Grant Programs

Small Grants Program Applications

These applications are due June 30, 2016.

Home Repair Assistance

Would you like up to $5,000 for home repairs with no obligation to repay?
This time it really isn't too good to be true.

The Concord Housing Development Corporation is accepting applications for the Small Grants Program, designed to provide assistance to Concord residents to make repairs and alterations to their homes for safety and health reasons.
Front of House
Use the money for the following and more:
  • Bathroom Grab Bars
  • Broken or Clogged Gutters or Downspouts
  • Door Repairs
  • Doorbell Switch
  • Electrical Work
  • Interior Painting or Wallpapering
  • Light Carpentry
  • Lock Repair
  • Minor Plumbing

  • Plaster Patching
  • Porch Repairs
  • Replacement Cement Work or Masonry Repair
  • Sheet-Rock Repair
  • Smoke/Co2 Detectors
  • Tiling
  • Touch-Up Painting
  • Weather Stripping
  • Window Repairs
The process is designed to be simple and quick. To be eligible:
  • The property must be in Concord, and must be your primary residence.
  • You must plan to stay in Concord for the next 12 months.
  • Your income can't be higher than the median income in this area.
  • Your home's assessed value must be lower than the median assessed value.
  • You must let the Concord Housing Development Corporation know before you list your house for sale.


Applications will be evaluated and prioritized based on health and safety considerations, and financial need of the applicant. Grants are awarded twice a year, with applications due at the end of January and June.

Contact Lara Kritzer, Program Administrator, at 978-318-3293 for more information.
You can download the application (PDF) or pick up a copy at the Senior Center at:
1276 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742

Access the Small Grant Program Application (PDF).